The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 160 162 199
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.029% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.034% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £513 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
- +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
E-business
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2786 2911 4624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.06% 84.13% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2334 3614
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) Hyperion Smart View
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Hyperion Smart View
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Polish Language
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) E-Business Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Product Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau